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Sir James George Scott KCIE (pseudonym Shway Yoe, 25 December 1851 – 4 April 1935) was a. .His most famous book, The Burman: his life and notions, was published at this period, under a pseudonym which mystified literary London but was no secret to people in Rangoon.

Sir James George Scott KCIE (pseudonym Shway Yoe, 25 December 1851 – 4 April 1935) was a Scottish journalist and colonial administrator who helped establish British colonial rule in Burma, and in addition introduced football to Burma. Jointly with G. E. Mitton. In 1884 Scott was again a full-time journalist, reporting, once more for the Evening Standard, on the French invasion of Tongking (now northern Vietnam).

Sir James George Scott. Norton, 1963 - Burma - 609 pages. Whether describing the childbirth rites, the function of the astrologers in Burmese society, or the Buddhist precepts by which the good Burman lives, "Shway Yoe"-The pseudonym of Sir J. George Scott, . a British civil servant who spent more than thirty years in Burma - fills his books with a broad sympathy for the Burmese society.

Life in the Monastery V. Tattooing VI. Ear-Boring VII. Marriage VIII. Slaves and Outcasts XLVI. Forming the National Character XLVII. The Lord of the Celestial Elephant and of Many White Elephants XLVIII. King Theebaw L. King Theebaw LI.

The Burman: His Life and Notions (1882) is a book about the peoples and customs of Burma (now Myanmar)

The Burman: His Life and Notions (1882) is a book about the peoples and customs of Burma (now Myanmar). First published under the pseudonym Shway Yoe, the book was written by the Scottish journalist and British Colonial administrator James George Scott

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Home Browse Books Book details, The Burman: His Life and Notions. The Burman: His Life and Notions. By Sir James George Scott, Shway Yoe. No cover image. Read FREE! The Burman: His Life and Notions. The best thing a Burman can wish for a good Englishman," the witty Shway Yoe wrote in 1882, "is that in some future existence, as a reward of good works, he may be born a Buddhist and if possible a Burman. It is a common belief," he also recorded, "that no one can speak Burmese well till he chews betel.

Shway Yoe, James George Scott. This book is a facsimile reprint and may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

The Burman: His Life and Notions (1882) is a book about the peoples . First published under the pseudonym Shway Yoe, the book was written by the Scottish journalist and British Colonial administrator James George Scott.

The Burman: His Life and Notions (1882) is a book about the peoples and customs of Burma (now Myanmar). The book caused a sensation when it was first published because it was considered impossible that a Burman could write so well in English - Shway Yoe's unbiased tone and positive curiosity is also one reason that the author was presumed Burmese by the British.

First published under the pseudonym Shway Yoe, the book was written by the Scottish journalist and British Colonial .

First published under the pseudonym Shway Yoe, the book was written by the Scottish journalist and British Colonial administrator James George Scott. The book caused a sensation when it was first published because it was considered impossible that a Burman could write so well in English - Shway Yoe's unbiased tone and positive curiosity is also one reason that the author was presumed Burmese by the British

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The Burman V2: His Life And Notions (1882) download epub
Humanities
Author: Shway Yoe,James George Scott
ISBN: 110426157X
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (April 2, 2009)
Pages: 368 pages